Juvenile pleads guilty in theft case

|     Fadley Faisal     |

 

A 17-YEAR-OLD male has been added to the case of two local men named suspects in a case of theft from a parked car, at the Bandar Magistrate’s Court yesterday. The theft was caught on CCTV and its video had gone viral on WhatsApp recently.

The juvenile offender pleaded guilty to a charge of theft and his case was remitted to the juvenile courts for sentencing.

Meanwhile, 20-year-old Muhammad Amirul Amir bin Mohammad Azhar denied a charge of assisting the theft and Md Noor bin Md Yassin,28, denied a charge of receiving stolen property.

The duo’s case was adjourned to January 23, 2018 for trial dates to be fixed. Senior Magistrate Lailatul Zubaidah binti Haji Mohd Hussain presided over the case.